Can a female initiate others for bay`at?

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Tuesday, 13 April 2010 21:16

Q: Can females initiate others for bay`at?

A: The statement of Hadhrat Gangohi is reported in Tazkirat-ur-Rasheed (vol 2, pg 337) where he mentioned, “If women were allowed to initiate others for bay`at then my Safiyyah would have been initiating others for bay`at.